In 1811 Mr. and Mrs. Augsbury, with two children, came from Minden, Montgomery County, to Pamelia, Jefferson County, N. Y., settling on a farm of 120 acres. Mr. Augsbury served in the war of 1812, and took part in the battle fought at Sacket's Harbor, May 29, 1813. The 1850 census shows he owns 4,000 acres. He was assessor of the town of Pamelia several years and died May 22, 1855.
Undated article; "Pioneer Augsburys Built Fine Homes in the North" photographed from a donated scrapbook. The scrapbook, filled with many miscellaneous articles, mainly from the Watertown Daily Times Newspaper, is at the Theresa Public Library, Village of Theresa, Jefferson County, New York, USA. The photograph was taken 13 March 2015 and uploaded to Ancestry.com by Thomas F. LaClair of Clayton, Jefferson County, New York, USA. Image from Ancestry.
1850 United States Federal Census; Pamelia, Jefferson, New York; Roll: M432_514; Page: 254A; Image: 270; See also "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCYV-Z6G : 23 December 2020), David Ogsbury, Pamelia, Jefferson, New York, United States; citing family , NARA microfilm publication (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 19 April 2021), memorial page for David Ogsbury (1787–22 Aug 1855), Find A Grave: Memorial #184101185, citing Augsbury Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Robert Galloway (contributor 47367097) .